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Job 18

RSV 1 Then Bildad the Shuhite answered: NIV 1 Then Bildad the Shuhite replied: RSV 2 "How long will you hunt for words? Consider, and then we will speak. NIV 2 "When will you end these speeches? Be sensible, and then we can talk. RSV 3 Why are we counted as cattle? Why are we stupid in your sight? NIV 3 Why are we regarded as cattle and considered stupid in your sight? RSV 4 You who tear yourself in your anger, shall the earth be forsaken for you, or the rock be removed out of its place? NIV 4 You who tear yourself to pieces in your anger, is the earth to be abandoned for your sake? Or must the rocks be moved from their place? RSV 5 "Yea, the light of the wicked is put out, and the flame of his fire does not shine. NIV 5 "The lamp of the wicked is snuffed out; the flame of his fire stops burning. RSV 6 The light is dark in his tent, and his lamp above him is put out. NIV 6 The light in his tent becomes dark; the lamp beside him goes out. RSV 7 His strong steps are shortened and his own schemes throw him down. NIV 7 The vigor of his step is weakened; his own schemes throw him down. RSV 8 For he is cast into a net by his own feet, and he walks on a pitfall. NIV 8 His feet thrust him into a net and he wanders into its mesh. RSV 9 A trap seizes him by the heel, a snare lays hold of him. NIV 9 A trap seizes him by the heel; a snare holds him fast. RSV 10 A rope is hid for him in the ground, a trap for him in the path. NIV 10 A noose is hidden for him on the ground; a trap lies in his path. RSV 11 Terrors frighten him on every side, and chase him at his heels. NIV 11 Terrors startle him on every side and dog his every step. RSV 12 His strength is hunger-bitten, and calamity is ready for his stumbling. NIV 12 Calamity is hungry for him; disaster is ready for him when he falls. RSV 13 By disease his skin is consumed, the first-born of death consumes his limbs. NIV 13 It eats away parts of his skin; death's firstborn devours his limbs. RSV 14 He is torn from the tent in which he trusted, and is brought to the king of terrors. NIV 14 He is torn from the security of his tent and marched off to the king of terrors. RSV 15 In his tent dwells that which is none of his; brimstone is scattered upon his habitation. NIV 15 Fire resides in his tent; burning sulfur is scattered over his dwelling. RSV 16 His roots dry up beneath, and his branches wither above. NIV 16 His roots dry up below and his branches wither above. RSV 17 His memory perishes from the earth, and he has no name in the street. NIV 17 The memory of him perishes from the earth; he has no name in the land. RSV 18 He is thrust from light into darkness, and driven out of the world. NIV 18 He is driven from light into darkness and is banished from the world. RSV 19 He has no offspring or descendant among his people, and no survivor where he used to live. NIV 19 He has no offspring or descendants among his people, no survivor where once he lived. RSV 20 They of the west are appalled at his day, and horror seizes them of the east. NIV 20 Men of the west are appalled at his fate; men of the east are seized with horror. RSV 21 Surely such are the dwellings of the ungodly, such is the place of him who knows not God." NIV 21 Surely such is the dwelling of an evil man; such is the place of one who knows not God."